DECEMBER 16–A Matter of Ethics

  Many people rightly wonder why Caitlin couldn’t be transplanted at home, in our world-class medical city, Boston. The answer is disturbing, and points to a flaw in the medical system. It’s a fight she was gearing up to fight, one she plans to continue after transplant. Here is a draft of a letter she […]

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FEBRUARY 24–The Long Winter

“Any news yet?”  No, we are still playing the waiting game. Caitlin’s been on the list 10 months today.*  April 24-February 24!  And it feels longer, because it technically has been longer. A year ago today, February 24, we were getting ready for her to be flown from The Brigham to Pittsburgh, and I wrote […]

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Pittsburgh, PA

A view to Pittsburgh from a cliff area called “Mount Washington.” Our new apartment building is in amongst those tall buildings down there. It’s a cool place–a 1960s building on the historic register. Has a real “Mad Men” look to it.

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